People, planet, profit
People; Research indicates that characteristics of buildings and building plant such as heating and cooling systems, natural light ingress and ventilation have a significant effect on sickness absenteeism. Furthermore, a healthy interior climate also raises productivity.
Planet; 16% of the CO2 emissions in the Netherlands originate from functional architecture. The potential saving is estimated at 80%. These statistics justify continued focus of occupants of functional architecture on reducing the CO2 emissions resulting from how they use their buildings.
Profit; A healthy interior climate has all kinds of (financial and sustainable) benefits for organizations.